Näsström, L., Jaarsma, T., Idvall, E., Arestedt, K. & Stromberg, A. (2014). Patient participation in patients with heart failure receiving structured home care - A prospective longitudinal study. BMC Health Services Research,14(633), 1-12. United Kingdom: Biomed Central Ltd. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-014-0633-y
Background: Patient participation is important for improving outcomes, respect for self-determination and legal aspects in care. However, how patients with heart failure view participation and which factors may be associated with participation is not known. The aim of this study was therefore to describe the influence of structured home care on patient participation over time in patients diagnosed with heart failure, and to explore factors associated with participation in care
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